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Map Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 1.06

Scope and Contents

Includes for the most part published maps, 1629-[ongoing].

Maps are described individually and are best discovered using keyword searches (check "include box list"). When requesting maps, please indicate folder and item number.

The description of this collection is in process and is currently underway; new items are being added on an ongoing basis.

Dates

  • 1629-1991

Language of Materials

English

Conditions Governing Access:

Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.

Conditions Governing Use:

Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.

Extent

25.00 Linear Feet

Arrangement of Materials:

Maps are described individually and are best retrieved using keyword searches.

WHEN REQUESTING MAPS, PLEASE INCLUDE FOLDER AND ITEM NUMBERS ALONG WITH THE TITLE.

The description of this collection is in process and is currently underway; new items are being added on an ongoing basis.

Acquisition Information:

Various purchases and gifts. Contact Special Collections staff for more details.

Processing Information:

Processed by Joe Catanzaro, Special Collections Volunteer, March 2012-[ongoing]. New accessions received after March 2012 added by Special Collections Staff.
Title
Guide to the Map Collection
Author
Finding Aid Authors: Special Collections Staff.
Date
2012-02-29
Language of description
The collection description/finding aid is written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository

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